A new French Can Can at the Lido

In order to protect the main places of the Champs-Elysées against potential riots during the World Cup celebrations last night, several hundred officers were placed at key entrances. It was indeed also the case in front of famous Lido Carbaret. Maybe under the influence of the glamorous place, the leftmost policeman seems to be starting a little dance step. Obviously, it did not end in a French Can Can but I can’t help imagine the scene. (click to enlarge)


Leica M9 with 35mm Lux Asph at F2.8, 1/20, ISO1250

3 Responses to “A new French Can Can at the Lido”

  1. Loulou dit :

    Not exactly what I would call « sexy »……..

  2. Fred Rio dit :

    … reminds me of « the full monty » crew …

  3. maritaBliss dit :

    Hahaha, that’s so funny! And with all the suits behind them, just looks so surreal.